Author Archives: Mason at Hive

Local Love – Here’s How

When you live at Mason, Uptown and Oakland is your playground.  It’s easy to take a short walk and be in the heart of it all.  Just a short 0.4 mile stroll from your front door, you will find the popular cocktail bar, Here’s How. Not only do they serve up some amazing cocktails, they…

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Must Attend Events in October

October is just around the corner, bringing a month of scary fun for all! Map out your month at Mason at Hive’s neighborhood with day of the dead celebrations, mass meditation, movie nights, brunch, brews and more.  October 4, BatchMade Market. This is your monthly chance to taste what's cooking in Forage Kitchen. October 4,…

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Must Attend Events in September

Autumn brings an abundance of activities all month long to Mason at Hive’s neighborhood. Map out your month with movie nights, Oakland pride, and several reasons to get your groove and grub on. September 1, Sunday BLISS Season Finale! Get out on the dance floor and help close out another wonderful season of Sunday BLISS.…

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The Damel – Global Flavors Meet Local People

Experience the tastes of Brazil, Senegal & Argentina all in one evening. Chef Oumar and his Afro-Brazilian catering company just opened The Damel, a quick service restaurant serving Empanadas & more in the Uptown neighborhood. The Damel brings a wonderful addition to the local foodie scene.  Located at Oakland's 25th St. Taproom at 2507 Broadway, The…

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Must Attend Events in August

August in Oakland brings an abundance of activities all month long to Mason at Hive’s neighborhood. Map out your month with yoga, movie nights, a celebration of Oakland culture, and more.  August 2, We Are Oakland! Oakland First Fridays celebrates OAKLAND. Our town, our culture, our history, our community. We are a place where people…

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Urban Air Market at the Hive

Urban Air Market, the largest outdoor marketplace for local and sustainable design, returns to the HIVE in Uptown Oakland for its 4th year on Sunday, July 21st from 11am – 6pm. Step outside your door at the Mason and enjoy live music from local bands, shopping, and fun in the sun, all while supporting 100…

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Must Attend Events in July

Fun in the summer sun! July brings an abundance of activities all month long to Mason at Hive’s neighborhood. Map out your month with Mezcal tasting, First Fridays, self-care expo, and more.  July 3, Mezcal Tasting and Artesanias. Guests will be learning about how Mezcal is made as well as some new and unique ways…

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Meet a Mason Neighbor: Firebrand Bread

Firebrand Bread is a wood-fired brick oven bakery located at the Hive in Uptown Oakland, mere steps from Mason. Firebrand offers up handcrafted European style breads and pastries as well as seasonal breakfast, lunch and weekend brunch menus. We were able to go behind the scenes with Colleen Orlando, Retail Manager at Firebrand. Seven years…

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Must Attend Events in June

June brings summer and exciting activities all month long to Mason at Hive’s neighborhood. June is packed with cereal cinema, cocktail creativity, bay pride, trivia and more. Map out your month here: June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29: Cereal Cinema. Enjoy classic cartoons and bottomless cereal at The New Parkway. June 1 & 3, Worlds…

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